Tuesday, 24th October 2023, Dili, Timor-Leste marked the beginning of the ‘SEAMEO VOCTECH Learning Sessions 2023′. This event, following the 34th Governing Board Meeting of SEAMEO VOCTECH, was a key part of Timor Leste’s 1st International Skills Week, focusing on the theme of Enhancing TVET Excellence and Innovation.

The ‘SEAMEO VOCTECH Learning Sessions 2023’ featured panel sessions with professionals, experts, and industry leaders from diverse sectors, including ADB, ILO, GIZ, Labtech International, and SEAMEO VOCTECH’s Governing Board Members. These sessions, hosted by INDMO and supported by SEAMEO VOCTECH, emphasized collaborative learning and innovation.

An opening ceremony was held, attended, and specially remarked by the Representative of State Secretary of  VTE.  

Themes of the Learning Sessions are:

  • Learning Session1: Empowering Women in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in SEAMEO Member Countries.
  • Learning Session 2: Unlocking 21st Century Skills in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in SEAMEO Member Countries.
  • Learning Session 3: Embracing Industry 4.0 Building Future-Ready Skills for SEAMEO Member Countries
Panelists at the SEAMEO VOCTECH 2023 Learning Sessions discussing TVET innovation